Sandra Leichner

Photos

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Title

Sandra Leichner

Subject

Quilts
Quilting
Textiles
Textile artists
Decorative arts
Crafts & decorating
Quilts--Design.
Families
Women
Artists
Sewing
Sewing machines
Machine sewing
Grandfathers
Embroidery
Arts & crafts
Quilting today
Internet
Intellectual property
Fabrics
Fabric arts

Description

Jo Frances Greenlaw interviews Sandra Leichner, an award-winning quilter. Leichner discusses her quilt "Pharaoh" in great detail, which won best in show for the quilt festival where the interview takes place. Leichner talks about how she began quilting and her creative and technical processes in her quilting, including her favorite aspects of quilting, her ability to hand quilt as well as machine quilt, and her personal quilting style and influences. She talks about the quilters in her family.

Identifier

2019oh0659_qsosiqf0143
QSOS_160

Interviewee

Sandra Leichner

Interviewer

Jo Frances Greenlaw

Interview sponsor

Leslie Tucker Jenison

Interview Keyword

Show quilts
Art quilts
Quilt designs
Quilt inspirations
Creative processes
Needlework as art
Art education
Quilting studio
Family life
Quilting and families
Proper care of quilts
Quilt colors
Quilt workmanship
Traditional quilts
Baltimore quilts
Machine quilting
Hand quilting
Contemporary quilts


Citation

“Sandra Leichner,” Quilters' S.O.S. -- Save Our Stories, accessed December 11, 2019, http://qsos.quiltalliance.org/items/show/2502.